Wednesday, 19th September 2018
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The deadline for nominations for Family Carers Ireland CarePlus 'Carer of the Year' awards is extended to the 28th of September 2018.

Family Carers Ireland need your help to identify these Carers.

The 'Carer of the Year' awards recognises Carers for the extraordinary hard work and dedication involved in caring for their loved ones every day.

'Carer of the Year' are available online at, from Family Carers Ireland resource centres, CarePlus Pharmacies or via the

Freephone Careline 1800 24 07 24. /


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    When the latest statistic that waiting times for patients had risen to their highest level yet, there can't have been too many people that were surprised.There are now over 700.000 people on waiting lists with over 50.000 of them children. That so many people are waiting for treatment in one of the most developed economies in the world is truly frightening. Of course you can take into account the underfunding of the health sector during the economic downturn but it still wouldn't fully explain why so ma …

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